Williams-Sonoma has elected Scott Dahnke to its board of directors.
Dahnke has served as the global co-CEO of L Catterton since 2016 and as the managing partner from 2003 to 2015. During his time at L Catterton, Dahnke has helped grow the firm into one of the largest consumer-focused private equity firms, with over $15 billion of equity capital across seven fund strategies in 17 offices globally.
Prior to L Catterton, he served as managing director of Deutsche Bank Capital Partners and as managing director of AEA Investors. Previously, he served as CEO of infoGroup and as principal of McKinsey & Company.
“We are delighted to have Scott join our board,” said Adrian Bellamy, chairman of the board of directors, Williams Sonoma. “We believe that his extensive experience building brand equity in leading consumer brands will be of great value to our board.”